Feb 7, 2013 4:00am PST
's investment ideas. good morning. it's thursday, february 7th. i'm angela miles. in today's first look: a number of stocks to watch today following earnings: green mountain shares tumbled on lower guidance, yelp reported a larger-than-anticipated loss, profits at newscorp doubled, and business remains brisk at visa. yahoo and google have an ad deal. the rival internet companies reached an agreement to have google display ads on yahoo sites. the wall street journal reports american airlines and u.s. airways may announce a merger in a week or so. shares of u.s. airways flew higher. and let it snow! ski resort owners in the northeast are thrilled a foot of snow could drop by friday, making for a powder-packed weekend. mark sebastian of option pit mentoring joins us now for a closer look at the market. good morning to you. do you suspect with the strength that we have had in this market, that some people are going to want to take profits here mark? > > you know, maybe, but i wouldn't. i think we are due for a breather here at this 14,000 level in the dow. but there are going to be a lot o
Feb 21, 2013 4:00am PST
, and today's investment ideas. good morning. it's thursday, february 21st. i'm angela miles. in today's first look: traders are on fed alert. traders shifted into sell-off mode yesterday. the dow is back below 14,000 and the s&p 500 had its worst day of the year. much of that had to do with a sign from the fed its bond buying program may be winding down. we'll take a closer look at the slides in gold and oil later in the show. and sony took the wraps off a new product last night: playstation 4. it's intended to compete against games on the web and mobile devices. and electric car company tesla is set to turn a small profit in the first quarter. however, the stock sold off 3% last night after the company revealed losing $90 million in the 4th quarter. if you're wondering what traders think about yesterday's sell-off, todd horwitz is here to tell us. he's with the adam mesh group. hi todd. > > hello. we are making dramatic moves, and technically there is no damage to the market. the trend in the market still remains higher. just look for us to come down for some support here around 1500 or 1505
Feb 22, 2013 4:00am PST
's investment ideas. good morning. it's friday, february 22nd. i'm angela miles. in today's first look: selling continues in the market. stocks and commodities fell yesterday on distressing economic news, including a rise in unemployment claims. but it was the vix that made the day's biggest headline. the gauge of anxiety in the market jumped the most since 2011 this week. investors are becoming concerned about the march 1st deadline for sequestration even though traders tell us a deal is likely to happen. earnings after the close came in from hewlett packard. aig turned in a loss due to superstorm sandy. hpq shares shot up 6% last night on better-than-expected news. and today, the midwest is digging out from winter weather as the northeast prepares for the next round. tim mulholland of china-america capital joins us now following earnings from aig and hewlett- packard. what kind of cues will that give to traders today? > > you know, i think as far as beating estimates goes, and surprise, this certainly served as a good undertone yesterday when the market closed, so perhaps a little positive.
Feb 25, 2013 4:00am PST
.i'm angela miles. in today's first look:friday watch on this monday last friday.. the dow rallied more than 100 points. the dow as staged a friday rally every week so far this year.this coming friday however, could get interesting as sequestration could take affect pumped up gas prices ... the national average for a gallon of unleaded jumped from $3.64 cents to $3.78 mortgage rates are on the rise.the 30 year fixed climbed to 3.56% could stir up or slow down home buying. the 15 year remains the same at 2.77% politics and money could make up a big part of today's trading session. daniel stecich of tjm institutional services joins us on the show. good morning to you. > >good morning. > >let's start with the united states. we have the sequestration question. what will it mean for traders today? > >here's what i'm thinking the sequestration thing will do--- in the long run, i'm not to worried about it. i think the market will still grow. i don't think it will have a tremendous impact on our gdp. but in the short term going up until friday when we see some sort of a decision one way or the oth